When to seek help
Some people may think that to seek help, abuse has to be violent, physical and prolonged.
Yet abuse is any threat to physical and mental wellbeing.
Violence can be verbal, physical, or psychological. It can be daily, weekly or occasionally. Violence comes in many shapes and forms.
Violence is still Violence no matter how it’s “justified” or downplayed
If you’re experiencing anything you feel is harmful to yourself or your whanau, please make contact with us if you’re not in imminent risk. If there is an immediate threat to life or safetly, contact the police.
It’s so important to reach out to us, regardless of the extent of abuse you are receiving or inflicting. We are always here to help and support our women and men in any way shape or form.